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Toxoplasma Infection Increases Risk of Schizophrenia, Study Suggests - 01/16/2008

Toxoplasma Infection Increases Risk of Schizophrenia, Study Suggests

Release Date: January 16, 2008

Findings from what is believed to be the largest comparison of blood samples collected from healthy individuals and people with schizophrenia suggest that infection with the common Toxoplasma gondii parasite, carried by cats and farm animals, may increase the risk of schizophrenia.

For more information; http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/toxoplasma-infection-increases-risk-of-schizophrenia.aspx

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